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Book Chat: Left Neglected by Lisa Genova

Book Chat: Left Neglected by Lisa Genova Check out Left Neglected A novel that explores our perception of the world around us and the choices we make in the name of ‘success’. A book to make us question the world’s definition of what it means to have it all and focus

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Book Chat: Every Little Thing by Chad Pelley

Book Chat: Every Little Thing by Chad Pelley Check Out Every Little Thing An intriguing look at the way even the most inconsequential moments in life can have monumental impacts. The characters in this book are incredibly crafted as wholly sympathetic and understandable, despite making choices that will make you

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Book Chat: How We Got To Now by Steven Johnson

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Book Chat: Easy by Tammara Webber

Book Review Easy Tammara Webber

Book Chat: Easy by Tammara Webber Check out: Easy A book about a ‘bad boy’ who’s not so bad and a ‘good girl’ trying to discover who she really is and what she stands for. A story that looks at the power of love to heal and shine light on

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Book Chat: The Illegal by Lawrence Hill

Book Review Lawrence Hill The Illegal
Book Chat: The Illegal by Lawrence Hill   Check out The Illegal A fast paced and captivating read which begs us to contemplate the moral implications of the choices we make, both on our own souls and on the people and culture around us. A little fantastical, a lot engaging.Keep Reading ...

When Life Imitates Art

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Imagine living years of your life knowing something was horribly wrong inside of you, knowing your pain couldn’t be normal, but consistently being told that it was. Imagine large aspects of your life being defined by that pain—the confusion, isolation, and fear it would cause—yet being told it was all in your head or you just weren’t strong enough to deal with it.

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Book Chat: Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

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Book Chat: Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn Check out Sharp Objects A deeply disturbing novel with characters who, though in desperate need of psychological care, are brilliantly believable. An important message on the need to be open about mental and emotional pain and the affects of abuse within families. Author’s

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Book Chat: All the Blue-Eyed Angels by Jen Blood

Book Chat: All the Blue-Eyed Angels by Jen Blood Check out All the Blue-Eyed Angels A page turner with compelling, deeply flawed characters who yank you into the story. Gruesome and disturbing, yet highly entertaining. Author’s Website: jenblood.com Yes, I’m FULLY aware I tell nothing about the plot in this book chat

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Book Chat: All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

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Book Chat: All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven   Check out All The Bright Places A quirky and disturbing tale with characters who don’t exactly ring true, but who are lovable, interesting, and heart-wrenching in their flaws and fragility. Moments of deep contemplation and a call for readers to be

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Book Chat: Sweetland by Michael Crummey

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Sweetland by Michael Crummey Check out Sweetland A gripping tale of man whose devotion and love of the land that reared him is haunting and heartbreaking. Author’s Goodreads Page

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